CX 2021 Programme

Acute Stroke Controversies - Thursday, 22nd April
Venue:   Livestream 2
Time: 14:00 - 16:30
Carotid endarterectomy and stenting controversies
Moderators:   Barbara Rantner, Munich, Germany
Hugh Markus, Cambridge, United Kingdom
CX Debate: Carotid artery stenting in asymptomatic patients is safe and effective

For the motion
Peter Schneider, San Francisco, United States

Against the motion
Alun Davies, London, United Kingdom

Audience participation and discussion
CX Debate: Only extracranial, not intracranial, vertebral arteries should be considered for stenting

For the motion
Andrew Clifton, London, United Kingdom

Against the motion
Thomas Liebig, Munich, Germany

Audience participation and discussion
CX Debate: Carotid artery endarterectomy is safe and effective in patients with symptomatic restenosis

For the motion
Gert Jan de Borst, Utrecht, Netherlands

Against the motion
Maarit Venermo, Helsinki, Finland

Audience participation and discussion
 
Networking break
Endarterectomy, stenting and thrombolysis controversies
Moderators:   Barbara Rantner, Munich, Germany
Hugh Markus, Cambridge, United Kingdom
CX Debate: Local anaesthesia is safer than general anaesthesia for carotid endarterectomy

For the motion
Hans-Henning Eckstein, Munich, Germany

Against the motion
Gert Jan de Borst, Utrecht, Netherlands

Audience participation and discussion
CX Debate: Thrombolysis is as effective as thrombectomy for basilar thrombosis

For the motion
Wouter Schonewille, Utrecht, Netherlands

Against the motion
Shelley Renowden, Bristol, United Kingdom

Audience participation and discussion
Mini-incision carotid endarterectomy is an effective alternative to TCAR: Safer, cheaper and no metal left behind
Speaker:   Enrico Ascher, New York, United States
Audience participation and discussion